Mary Willie Wellons1,2

Female, #3323, (Aug 1846 - 26 Jun 1923)
Father*William Shelley Wellons2 (29 Jan 1794 - 21 Feb 1852)
Mother*Elizabeth Rowell3 (6 Apr 1816 - 5 Apr 1905)
Name Variation She was also known as Mollie.4 
Birth*Aug 1846 Mary was born at Georgia in Aug 1846. 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 Mary listed as a household member living with William Shelley Wellons on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Crawford Co., Georgia
Death of Father21 Feb 1852 Her father William Shelley Wellons died on 21 Feb 1852 at Crawford Co., Georgia.2 
Marriage*circa 1867 She married Griffin Hogan Culpepper at Georgia circa 1867. 
Married Namecirca 1867  As of circa 1867, her married name was Culpepper. 
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Mary listed as a household member living with Griffin Hogan Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Pulaski Co., Georgia.4 
Birth of SonJun 1871 Her son Walter Shelley Culpepper was born in Jun 1871 at Texas
Birth of SonMar 1873 Her son Edwin L. Culpepper was born in Mar 1873 at Texas
Birth of Son13 Dec 1875 Her son Albert Elmer Culpepper was born on 13 Dec 1875 at Texas.5 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Mary was listed as Griffin Hogan Culpepper's wife on the 1880 Census at Wood Co., Texas.6 
Birth of Son12 Sep 1889 Her son Fred Carroll Culpepper was born on 12 Sep 1889 at Wood Co., Texas.7 
Death of Spouse16 Oct 1894 Her husband Griffin Hogan Culpepper died on 16 Oct 1894 at Cass Co., Texas.8 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Mary was listed as a mother in Walter Shelley Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.9 
Death of Mother5 Apr 1905 Her mother Elizabeth Rowell died on 5 Apr 1905 at Perry, Houston Co., Georgia.2 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 Mary was listed as a mother in Walter Shelley Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.10 
1920 Census* Mary was listed as a mother in Walter Shelley Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.11 
Death*26 Jun 1923 She died at Selma, Grant Parish, Louisiana, on 26 Jun 1923 at age 76.12 
Burial*say 28 Jun 1923 Her body was interred say 28 Jun 1923 at Monroe City Cemetery, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.12 

Family

Griffin Hogan Culpepper (5 Mar 1842 - 16 Oct 1894)
Marriage*circa 1867 She married Griffin Hogan Culpepper at Georgia circa 1867. 
Children
Last Edited30 Mar 2010

Citations

  1. Louisiana Secretary of State Confederate Pension Applications Index Database
    Applicant: Mary W. (WELLONS) Culpepper, Ouachita Parish
    Soldier: Griffin H. Culpepper, Georgia, Infantry, 11th Regiment, Co. B.
  2. E-mail written Mar & Jul 2010 to Warren L. Culpepper from Shelley Cummings (2gt-gd/o #61334), e-mail address.
  3. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Division 20, Crawford, Georgia; Roll M432_67; Page: 397A; Image: 38.
  4. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 386A, Family 2, Hawkinsville, Pulaski Co., GA
    Griffin H. Culpepper, 28, M, Planter, $500/$300, GA
    Mollie W. Culpepper, 23, F, Wife, GA
    Andrew J. Culpepper, 23, M, GA
    Eulia G. Culpepper, 1, F, GA.
  5. E-mail written 2005-2006 to Culpepper Connections from William Lee Carbrey Jr., e-mail address.
  6. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 125, Sheet 33-34, Pg 297 A-B, Pct 2, Wood Co., TX
    Griffin H. Culpepper, M, 40, Head, M, GA GA GA, Farmer (ID: 3286)
    Mary W. Culpepper, F, 35, Wife, M, GA NC GA
    Eulalia G. Culpepper, F, 12, Dau, S, GA GA GA
    Walter S. Culpepper, M, 9, Son, S, TX GA GA
    Edwin L. Culpepper, M, 7, Son, S, TX GA GA
    Albert E. Culpepper, M, 5, Son, S,  TX GA GA
    Annie E. Culpepper, F, 2, Dau, S, TX GA GA
    Alberta Culpepper, F, 5/12 (Jan), S, TX GA GA.
  7. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
    Fred Culpepper, 12 Sep 1889 - Jul 1976, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, LA; SSN 433-50-2845 issued in LA in 1952
    (Why it is safe to publish Social Security information for deceased people: http://gen.culpepper.com/about/socialsecurity.htm).
  8. E-mail written 2005-2006 to Culpepper Connections from William Lee Carbrey Jr., e-mail address.
    from tombstone.
  9. ED 90, sheet 12, also in this household: Gertrude Daughtry (Apr 1891) and Conley Daughtry (Nov 1893), both children of Eula Culpepper Daughtry.
  10. ED 104, family 17, also in the household Gertrude Daughtry, daughter of Eula.
  11. ED 93, sheet 7, line 82.
  12. E-mail written Oct 2007 to Lew Griffin from Katharine Ventimiglia, e-mail address.